Starting 6 March 2017, Daan van der Werf (49) will serve as commercial director at Delta Lloyd Asset Management. Mr van der Werf shall focus his attention on developing Delta Lloyd Asset Management as a sustainable solution provider and on achieving the company’s commercial goals. As commercial director, Mr van der Werf will be responsible for sales and account management and marketing and product management.
Mr van der Werf has over twenty years of asset management experience and, in addition to his expertise in the field, he also brings to his new role an extended network of institutional investors. For the last eleven years, he was employed by Kempen Capital Management. As director of institutional relations and a member of the management team, he shared responsibility for the strong growth in fiduciary management and specific investment products at Kempen over the last decade. Mr van der Werf began his career at ABN AMRO where he worked for thirteen years as a portfoliomanager, relations consultant and institutional relations manager.
Daan van der Werf: ‘I’m looking forward to working together with my new colleagues to offer excellent service to the existing clients of Delta Lloyd Asset Management, as well as working to develop and grow further as a company with our unique investment solutions and products for institutional investors.’
Mr van der Werf will be the first person to serve in the new position of commercial director at Delta Lloyd Asset Management. This position was created as part of the company’s increasing focus on continual growth, innovation and excellent customer service. By appointing Mr van der Werf to this new position, Delta Lloyd Asset Management expects to be even more capable of achieving its ambition to be the number one solution provider for institutional clients and to create added value for all customers by offering effective and sustainable investment solutions.
Jacco Maters, ceo Delta Lloyd Asset Management: ‘Delta Lloyd Asset Management has the ambition to grow strongly in the international institutional market as a sustainable solution provider. To achieve our ambitions, we went looking for the best candidate to serve as our commercial director. Daan has an outstanding reputation in the institutional asset management market, as well as years of experience in the asset management sector. For us, Daan is a logical addition to our team, as we vigorously pursue our ambitions for growth.’